The Joker has officially passed Deadpool as the highest grossing rated-R movie.
Deadpool held the #1 spot with $783 million globally.
Joker has roughly made $788 million globally.
Ryan Reynolds tweeted a photo of the Joker on the infamous Bronx staircase and captioned it, "R-Rated box office congratulatory posts aren't like the ones you're used it."
Inside the photo he wrote, you mother f--.
Domestically Passion of the Christ still holds the record for highest-grossing R-rated film domestically at $370 million.
The Joker domestically is at $259 million.